November 2018

Small Steps Project CEO Amy Hanson interviewed by London Live’s Anthony Baxter, talks about the celebrity shoes donated to this years celebrity shoe auction and how the money raised helps children living on landfill sites. You can watch the interview here.



November 2018

With the annual celebrity shoe auction now in its 9th year over 100 celebrites have donated their shoes. Check out some of the A-listers who have given up their footwear here.


October 2018

Pet Shop Boy’s Neil Tennant has donated his shoes worn on The Graham Norton Show. All in support for the Small Steps Project charity, celebrity shoe auction. Find out more here.




October 2018

The Small Steps Project celebrity shoe auction has hit its 9th year, take a look at a few celebrities that have donated. Read the full article here.



August 2018

With over 100 celebrity shoes donated to this years celebrity shoe auction The Sun wants you to guess which shoes belongs to which celebrity. Read the full article here.



March 2017

Here is an article by our CEO Amy Hanson about children surviving by scavenging on rubbish tips… in Europe. Read the full article here.




February 2017

Small Steps Project and celebrities came together to lend a helping hand to child refugees on Valentine’s Day. Read the full article here.


October 2016

Countless communities around the world scavenge on open dumps – with terrible health consequences. As the UN convenes city leaders for a global summit, what can be done to improve the lives of the world’s waste pickers? – Poppy McPherson reports from the Stung Meanchey landfill citing Small Steps Project’s work and views in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Read the full article here.

May 2016marie-claire-logo

Amy Hanson quit her job as a newspaper executive so she could launch Small Steps. The humanitarian organisation is now the world’s biggest celebrity shoe-auction charity. Read about it here.

April 2016

A trip to Asia led Amy Hanson to set up her inspirational childrenss charity Small Steps, supported by Scott Dunn Read about it here.

January 2016you-logo

Jo Fairley meets 2015’s inspirational You/Clarins Most Dynamisante Woman of The Year runner-up. Read about it here.

June 2015Mail-online

You/Clarins Most Dynamisante Woman of The Year. Our CEO Amy Hanson was runner up. Read about it here.

common-folkFebruary 2014

CO/FO aims to inspire and support a change in the current throw-away society. Read their article about Small Steps here.

Eco-HustlerOctober 2013

Eco Hustler’s mission is to inspire and support a change in the current throw-away society. Read their article on Small Steps Project here here.

east-london-advertiserJuly 2013

Soul singer-songwriter puts on Bethnal Green charity concert – view article here

Worthy-fmJune 2013

Here is the Small Steps interview with WorthyFM at Glastonbury festival. Have a listen here

Huffington-PostJune 2013

One Small Step For You: A Look Into The Slumdog Children Across The World By Hilary Kaylor- view article here

BBCSeptember 2012

Here is the transcript of a BBC radio programme featuring Small Steps Project in the BBC News Magazine – View article here

Vogue-ParisAugust 2012

Vogue cover the Celebrity Shoe Auction again this year here

ElleAugust 2012

The Small Steps Celebrity Shoe Auction launches in

TelegraphAugust 2012

Sienna Miller, Kate Moss and more auction shoes for charity – View article here

MRWAugust 2012

Small Steps, big difference – View article here

Look-to-the-starsAugust 2012

Celebrities bare their soles at charity shoe auction – View article here

GD-LifeMay 2012

Small Steps is featured in Mexican online magazine GDLife  – View article here

Look-to-the-starsMay 2012

Volunteer Jenny Goodall’s interview with The Beast magazine  – View article here

BeastMay 2012

When Missoni Met Muzungu – View article here

VogueMay 2012

Designer Collaborations worth waiting for – View article here

JoonbugMay 2012

Everyone is talking about the Missoni and Muzungu Sisters collaboration for Small Steps Project – View article here

FashionistaMay 2012

Missoni x Muzungu Sisters create Smoking Slippers for a good cause – View article here

Vogue-ParisMay 2012

Small Steps Project features in French Vogue – View article here

teen-vogueApril 2012

Missoni teams up with Small Steps Project  – View article here

New-York-timesApril 2012

Missoni ‘Upcycled’ fabrics are used for a new shoe creation; the sales for which will be raising money for Small Steps Project  – View article here

Vodafone-foundationAugust 2011

Vodaphone World of Difference News – View article here

Muswellhill-JournalAugust 2011

Simon Pegg donates memorabilia – View article here

NewAugust 2011

new! magazine covers the celebrities’ donation to our auction – View the article here

Daily-expressAugust 2011

The Express talks about our celebrity shoe donors – View the article here

OK!August 2011

Ok! covers Dame Helen Mirren and Colin Firth’s donations to the celebrity shoe auction – View the article here

VogueAugust 2011

Vogue features our upcoming Celebrity Shoe Auction – View the article here 2011

Telegraph fashion reveals our celebrities! – View the article here

GraziaDecember 2010

Grazia Magazine choose Small Steps Project as their Christmas Appeal and do a three-page spread on the first project and most recent project in Cambodia. – View the article here

Mail-online24 October 2010

Michele Hanson:  ‘My Tresure’s now priceless’ – View article here

Ham-and-High14 October 2010

Actor Tom Conti helping to give poverty the boot – View article here

Ham-and-High2 September 2010

Ricky Gervais takes steps to help poor children – View article here

Herald-Sun29 August 2010

Happy Feat:  How the humble gumboot is saving the lives of children living on Cambodia’s rubbish heaps – View article here

Guardian21 August 2010

Amy Hanson: ‘Finding my own volunteer work and inspiration in Asia’ – View article here

Ham-and-High12 August 2010

Amy’s going around the world in 80 dumps – View article here

Metro3 August 2010

Amy Hanson:  Children the world over live on rubbish dumps, even in Europe – View article here

Guardian12 August 2010

My Treasure:  Amy Hanson helping some of the world’s poorest children – View article here

Ultima-Hora-Ibiza27 May 2010

Life on a landfill is like hell on earth – View article here

Talk-Radio-Europe18 May 2010

Interview – Talk Radio Europe

Westend-Extra15 May 2010

Feature: Short film – Local filmmaker Amy Hanson’s trip to see the children of the rubbish dumps of Cambodia – View article here

Islington-Tribune15 May 2010

Feature: Short film – Local filmmaker Amy Hanson’s trip to see the children of the rubbish dumps of Cambodia –  View article here

Mail-online13 May 2010

The Slumdog Socialite: Amy lived for shopping and parties – then meeting a Cambodian girl whose home was a rubbish tip changed both their lives –  View article her

Camden-New-Journal12 May 2010

Feature: Short film – Local filmmaker Amy Hanson’s trip to see the children of the rubbish dumps of Cambodia – View article here